Antioxidant activities of phenolic, proanthocyanidin, and flavonoid components in extracts of Cassia fistula.
A new minor dimmeric ester from seeds of Cassia fistula L.
Considering the fact that a number of members of the Cassia genus have been reported in the scientific literature for their antidiabetic as well as antinociceptive activities, and that Cassia fistula is used by the folk medicinal practitioners of bangladesh for treatment of diabetes and pain, it was the objective of the present study to evaluate the antihyperglycemic and antinociceptive potential of methanol extracts of leaves of this plant in rodent model systems.
Glucose tolerance property of methanol extract of Cassia fistula leaves was determined as per the procedure previously described by Joy and Kuttan (1999) with minor modifications.
Another factor could have been the constant offshore wind, though having said that Cassia fistula recently planted on another coastal development are doing well.
Finishing on a medicinal note, both Cassia fistula and Millingtonia hortensis have great value in this area.
Cassia fistula Linn (Caesalpinaceae) tree is one of the most widespread in the forests of India, usually occurring in deciduous forests.
During summer the fresh bark of the Cassia fistula was collected from Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu, India.
Evaluation of hepatoprotective activity of Cassia fistula leaf extract.
Antibacterial and antifungal activity of Cassia fistula L.
The efficacy of Cassia fistula
on Leishmaniasis major ulcer in Balb/c mice, Pajoohandeh J Spring 1999; 13: 9-14.
The methanol extract of stems of Cassia fistula has been shown to reduce blood glucose levels in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats.
Evaluating the antifertility potential of an aqueous extract from Cassia fistula seeds in male rats.